Robert Half Staff Accountant in Sacramento, California
Please reach out to Melissa Painter with Robert Half via LinkedIn for immediate consideration. Do you want to become a critical part of an innovative company? Robert Half has an opportunity for a full-time Staff Accountant. To thrive in this position, you will need to be driven by a challenging work environment with many components. This Staff Accountant position is for candidates who can prepare journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation. You'll be interested in this position if you want to perform internal reporting during the monthly close, participate in compliance, interact with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules reporting processes. This position is ideal for a detail-oriented and analytical thinker with a talent for creating Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets.
Your responsibilities in this role
Prepare analyses for monthly balance sheets and income statements for management to report on
Become well-versed in month end balance sheet account reconciliations
Organize and review a variety of financial data, reporting it in a way that is useful and understandable
Assemble journal entries and thorough account reconciliations that include, but are not limited to, cash, prepaid expenses, and payroll
Periodically maintain and reconcile journal entries
Intercompany billings, transactions, and reconciliation
Compose journal entries and conduct the month end close with minimal supervision
Play a part in a variety of department-wide initiatives
Maintain, implement, and adhere to internal controls while ensuring that accounting procedures comply with GAAP
Requirements - Ability to work within spreadsheets and databases
Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills
Spreadsheet and database capabilities
Microsoft Excel experience
Ability to work well in matrix organization and dealing with ambiguity
Seizes opportunities to produce results without direct supervision
Ability and willingness to meet business critical deadlines
BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics
1+ years of recent and relevant accounting experience
Attention to detail and demonstrated ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement
Efficient in ERP systems
Strong analytical skills, accuracy and attention to detail
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